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Leg Yield Series Part 4: the Zig Zag with Wendy Murdoch


Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 20

In this final installment of the leg-yield series Wendy Murdoch shows how you can use a zig-zag exercise to test if your horse is truly straight and responsive to your aids. We will watch as a student rider makes corrections to improve the execution of this exercise and watch as her horse improves throughout the lesson.

The original length of this clip is 13 minutes 17 seconds

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